Number One Song This lists songs that hit number one on the charts in the UK during 1996. If a song spent nonconsecutive weeks at number one, the number of weeks for each occurrence at the top is shown in parenthesis. In the early years of the UK chart, occasionally two songs were at number one simultaneously. This will be indicated with two asterisks.
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« 1995 1996 Number One Songs 1997 »
Date Artist - Title Weeks
at #1
« 1995 1996 Number One Songs 1997 »
Michael Jackson - Earth Song 6
George Michael - Jesus To A Child 1
Babylon Zoo - Spaceman 5
Oasis - Don't Look Back In Anger 1
Take That - How Deep Is Your Love 3
Prodigy - Firestarter 3
Mark Morrison - Return Of The Mack 2
George Michael - Fastlove 3
Gina G - Ooh Aah... Just A Little Bit 1
Baddiel, Skinner and Lightning Seeds - Three Lions 2 (1)
Fugees - Killing Me Softly 5 (4)
Baddiel, Skinner and Lightning Seeds - Three Lions 2 (1)
Fugees - Killing Me Softly 5 (1)
Gary Barlow - Forever Love 1
Spice Girls - Wannabe 7
Peter Andre - Flava 1
Fugees - Ready Or Not 2
Deep Blue Something - Breakfast At Tiffany's 1
Chemical Brothers - Setting Sun 1
Boyzone - Words 1
Spice Girls - Say You'll Be There 2
Robson and Jerome - What Becomes Of The Broken Hearted / Saturday Night At The Movies / You'll Never Walk Alone 2
Prodigy - Breathe 2
Peter Andre - I Feel You 1
Boyzone - A Different Beat 1
Dunblane - Knockin' On Heaven's Door 1
Spice Girls - 2 Become 1 3
Source: The Official Charts Company

25 different songs hit number one in the UK during 1996.